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    Sale 1417

    Rare Watches Including Nautilus 40 Part II

    14 November 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 287

    Patek Philippe. A very fine platinum automatic wristwatch with power reserve and moon phases


    Price Realised  


    Patek Philippe. A very fine platinum automatic wristwatch with power reserve and moon phases
    Signed Patek Philippe, Genève, Ref. 5015P, movement no. 1'959'779, case no. 2'955'168, manufactured in 1994
    MOVEMENT: automatic, Cal. 240 PS movement stamped with the Geneva seal, 29 jewels
    DIAL: white dial, Arabic numerals, oxidized gold spade hands, fan-shaped power reserve indication, aperture for moon phases, eccentric subsidiary seconds
    CASE: platinum, hobnail bezel, hinged back, inner glazed snap on display back, screw bar lugs, 35 mm. diam.
    SIGNED: movement, dial, case
    STRAP/BUCKLE: Patek Philippe crocodile leather strap, platinum Patek Philippe buckle
    ACCOMPANIED BY: Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming sale of the present watch with porcelain-white dial, 9 black Arabic numerals, railway minute track in 1944 and its subsequent sale on 3 February 1995.

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    Reference 5015 was in production from 1995 until 1999. The model was available in all three gold colours and in platinum.

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    Many of the watches offered for sale in this catalogue are pictured with straps made of endangered or protected animal materials such as alligator or crocodile. These lots are marked with the symbol ~ in the catalogue. These endangered species straps are shown for display purposes only and are not for sale. Christie’s will remove and retain the strap prior to shipment from the sale site. At some sale sites, Christie’s may, at its discretion, make the displayed endangered species strap available to the buyer of the lot free of charge if collected in person from the sale site within 1 year of the date of the sale. Please check with the department for details on a particular lot.